Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
442 PM MDT TUE JUL 19 2016

WYZ028-029-192345-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-FLAMING GORGE-
442 PM MDT TUE JUL 19 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN SWEETWATER COUNTY
UNTIL 545 PM MDT...

AT 439 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A THUNDERSTORM NEAR
MCKINNON...WHICH IS 12 MILES NORTHWEST OF MANILA...MOVING NORTHEAST
AT 20 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

THIS THUNDERSTORM IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN WEST OF FLAMING GORGE
RESERVOIR AND HIGHWAY 530. HOWEVER WINDS FROM THIS THUNDERSTORM
COULD IMPACT FLAMING GORGE RESERVOIR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF ON OR NEAR FLAMING GORGE RESERVOIR...GET OUT OF THE WATER AND
MOVE INDOORS OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE
OUT TO 15 MILES FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR
THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO
SAFE SHELTER NOW. DO NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

&&

LAT...LON 4100 11005 4123 11005 4147 10972 4129 10944
      4100 10945
TIME...MOT...LOC 2239Z 220DEG 17KT 4110 10991

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